ICAV (UCITS compliant)

L&G World Equity Index Fund

Fund facts

Fund size
$94.3m
Base currency
USD
Launch date
15 Mar 2017
Domicile
Ireland
Share class launch

Statistics

As at 31 May 2020

Fund aim

The Fund aims to track the performance of the developed world equity market as represented by the MSCI World Index (the "Index").

Benchmark

MSCI World Index

  • What does it invest in? Invests primarily in shares that make up the index, issued by medium to large companies from developed markets. The Fund may also use derivatives.
  • How does it invest? Passively managed, aiming to replicate the performance of the index.

Fund updates

Performance

Source: Lipper

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    Performance summary (%)

    As at 31 May 2020

    CumulativeFundBenchmark
    1 month6.986.95
    6 months-0.96-1.07
    Year to date-1.50-1.63
    3 years24.4224.05
    5 years--
    Since launch22.2921.87
    AnnualisedFundBenchmark
    1 year8.988.85
    3 years7.557.44
    5 years--
    Since launch6.466.36

    As at 31 Mar 2020

    CumulativeFundBenchmark
    Quarterly-15.55-15.65
    Year to date-15.55-15.65
    3 years7.126.77
    5 years--
    Since launch4.844.50
    AnnualisedFundBenchmark
    1 year-5.70-5.81
    3 years2.322.21
    5 years--
    Since launch1.561.45
    Rolling 12-month performance
    Calendar year performance
    Monthly performance
    Annualised performance

    Rolling 12-month performance to last quarter end (%)

    12 months to 31 March 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
    Fund--1.3912.06-5.72
    Benchmark--1.2512.05-5.83

    Calendar year performance (%)

    2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
    Fund----3.0722.79
    Benchmark----3.0422.74

    Monthly performance (%)

    Annualised performance (%)

    1 year3 years5 yearsSince launch
    Fund8.987.55-6.46
    Benchmark8.857.44-6.36

    Annualised performance (%)

    1 year3 years5 yearsSince launch
    Fund-5.702.32-1.56
    Benchmark-5.812.21-1.45

    Performance for the C GBP (Unhedged) Acc unit class in GBP, launched on . Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the I EUR (Unhedged) Acc unit class in EUR, launched on 16 July 2018. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the I EUR (Hedged) Acc unit class in EUR, launched on 09 May 2018. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the I GBP (Unhedged) Acc unit class in GBP, launched on 15 March 2017. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the N EUR (Unhedged) Acc unit class in EUR, launched on 15 March 2017. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the P EUR (Unhedged) Acc unit class in EUR, launched on . Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the Z EUR (Unhedged) Acc unit class in EUR, launched on 15 March 2017. Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Performance for the Z GBP (Unhedged) Acc unit class in GBP, launched on . Source: Lipper. Performance assumes all fund charges have been taken and that all income generated by the investments, after deduction of tax, remains in the fund.

    Past performance is not a guide to the future.

    Portfolio

    As at 31 May 2020. All data source LGIM unless otherwise stated. Totals may not sum due to rounding. In order to minimise transaction costs, the Fund will not always own all the assets that constitute the index and on occasion it will own assets that are not in the index.

    Sector (%)

    Information Technology20.1
    Health Care14.5
    Financials12.7
    Consumer Discretionary11.0
    Industrials10.1
    Communication Services8.9
    Consumer Staples8.5
    Materials4.2
    Energy3.5
    Other6.5

    Market capitalisation (%)

    Large84.3
    Mid15.2
    Small0.5
    Top 10 holdings16.1
    Rest of portfolio83.9
    No. of holdings in fund1,655
    No. of holdings in index1,606

    Top 10 holdings (%)

    Apple Inc3.5
    Microsoft Corp3.3
    Amazon.Com Inc2.5
    Facebook1.3
    Alphabet Cl A1.2
    Alphabet Cl C1.0
    Johnson & Johnson1.0
    Visa Inc Class A0.8
    Nestle0.8
    JPMorgan Chase & Co0.8

    Country (%)

    United States65.8
    Japan8.3
    United Kingdom4.5
    France3.3
    Switzerland3.2
    Canada3.1
    Germany2.7
    Australia2.1
    Netherlands1.3
    Other5.9

    Management Team

    The Index Fund Management team comprises 25 fund managers, supported by two analysts. Management oversight is provided by the Global Head of Index Funds. The team has average industry experience of 15 years, of which seven years has been at LGIM, and is focused on achieving the equally important objectives of close tracking and maximising returns.

    LGIMIndex Fund Management Team

    Literature

    Trading information

    Prices

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    This share class is not currently pricing.
    This share class is not currently pricing.
    Name
    I GBP Acc
    Mid price
    125.09p
    Change (%)
    -0.382257
    Currency
    GBP
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time
    Name
    I EUR Acc
    Mid price
    112.00c
    Change (%)
    0.169931
    Currency
    EUR
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time
    Name
    I EUR Hedged Acc
    Mid price
    105.60c
    Change (%)
    0.303951
    Currency
    EUR
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time
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    N EUR Acc
    Mid price
    120.37c
    Change (%)
    0.174767
    Currency
    EUR
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time
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    Z EUR Acc
    Mid price
    120.68c
    Change (%)
    0.174317
    Currency
    EUR
    Price time
    22:30 Irish time

    Further details

    Costs

    Price basis
    Single - dilution levy
    Initial charge
    0.00%
    Ongoing charges figure
    0.13%
    Dilution levy
    0.104%- round trip
    Entry Anti-Dilution Levy
    0.07%
    Exit Anti-Dilution Levy
    0.03%

    Codes

    ISIN
    IE00BDH3JM72
    SEDOL
    BDH3JM7
    Bloomberg
    LGWEIGA ID
    MEX
    -

    Dealing information

    Valuation frequency
    Daily, 22:30 Irish time
    Dealing frequency
    Each Irish and UK Business Day
    Settlement period
    T+2
    Administrator/Custodian
    Northern Trust

    Country registration

    This share class is registered for sale in the following countries:

    For valuations and account queries contact:

    Legal & General ICAV
    LGIM Liquidity Funds Plc

    Northern Trust International Fund Administration Services (Ireland) Limited
    City East Plaza - Block A
    Towlerton
    Ballysimon Road
    Limerick
    Ireland
    V94 X2N9
    Fax: +353 1 434 5293
    Telephone: +353 1 434 5080
    Email: [email protected]

    Legal & General SICAV
    Northern Trust Global Services SE
    6 rue Lou Hemmer
    L-1748 Senningerberg
    Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
    Facsimile: +352 276 222 150
    Telephone: +352 276 222 514
    Email: [email protected]

    Key risks

    The value of an investment and any income taken from it is not guaranteed and can go down as well as up, you may not get back the amount you originally invested.

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Important information

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    No investment decisions should be made without first reviewing the key investor information document and prospectus (and any supplements thereto) of the relevant product which includes information on certain risks associated with an investment.

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    This information is only directed at investors resident in jurisdictions where each fund is registered for sale. It is not an offer or invitation to persons outside of those jurisdictions. We reserve the right to reject any applications from outside of such jurisdictions.

    All information detailed on this website is current at the time of publication and may be changed in the future.

    Source and third party data

    Source: Unless otherwise indicated all data contained on this website is sourced from Legal & General Investment Management Limited.

    Where this document contains third party data ('Third Party Data’), we cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness or reliability of such Third Party Data and accept no responsibility or liability whatsoever in respect of such Third Party Data

    Issuer

    Issued by LGIM Managers (Europe) Limited as management company for this fund. Registered in Ireland No. 609677. Registered Office: 33/34 Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, Dublin, 2, Ireland. Authorised and Regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland No. C173733.

    Legal & General Investment Management Limited has been appointed as the discretionary investment manager for these Funds and is Registered in England and Wales No. 02091894. Registered Office: One Coleman Street, London, EC2R 5AA, United Kingdom. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, No. 119272.

    Index disclaimer

    The funds shall or securities referred to herein are not sponsored, endorsed, or promoted by MSCI, and MSCI bears no liability with respect to any such funds or securities or any index on which such funds or securities are based. The Prospectus contains a more detailed description of the limited relationship MSCI has with Legal & General Investment Management Limited and its affiliates and any related funds.